Tobacco Control Questions Answered

Public health officials, attorneys, policy-makers and advocates have reached out to the Network with requests for legal assistance. Below are some of these requests and the responses given by Network attorneys. To protect privacy, names are not included in the examples. In addition, the Network will not share an example if a requestor asks for his or her request to be withheld.

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Collective Bargaining Rights and Smoke-Free Workplace Laws

posted on Thu, Nov 1 2012 12:00 am by Mid-States Region

The Network received a request from a public health advocate who was concerned about the impact of a state ballot proposal on current smoke-free workplace laws.

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Tobacco Control Definition of Tobacco Products

posted on Tue, Mar 1 2011 12:00 am by Northern Region

A county public health director and a public health nurse asked the Network for assistance updating a county tobacco retail ordinance to reflect changes to a statewide tobacco control law.

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